Public Comment Period Now Open

    The public comment period for the following proposed draft regulations is now open:
  • 935 CMR 501.000:  Medical Use of Marijuana, which transfers existing regulations, 105 CMR 725.000:  Implementation of an Act for the Humanitarian Medical Use of Marijuana, as part of the overall transfer of the medical-use of marijuana program from the Department of Public Health (Department) to the Cannabis Control Commission (Commission).

How to offer testimony or submit comments:

Electronic or Written Comment:

Please send comments to  The Commission encourages submission of comments as soon as possible:

  • Please submit comment as an attached Word document or as text within the body of an email.
  • Please note in the subject line “Draft Medical-Use Regulations” or “Draft Colocated-Operations Regulations” as appropriate.
  • All submissions should include the submitters’ full name and city or town.
  • Please identify the section of the regulations to which the submitted comments refer.

Electronic submissions are preferred, however written submissions may be sent to the Commission at:

101 Federal St, 13th Floor Boston, MA 02110.

Public hearings:

Monday, October 29, 2018 at 9:30 AM  –

Western New England University School of Law
1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA 01119

Monday, October 29, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Massachusetts Gaming Commission
101 Federal Street, 12th Floor
Boston, MA 02110